SOLD! 1950’s Evans & Co Calliper, Elizabeth NJ USA

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Here is a vintage Evans & Co wood and brass calliper measuring tool made in the 1950’s in Elizabeth NJ USA. This calliper shows ware and patina from age and use. Still lots of life left, slides easily and works well. A great collectable for the shop or man cave. Measures 5 7/8” long.

The Evans Rule Company was once the world's largest tape measure manufacturer, with facilities in North Charleston, South Carolina; Elizabeth, New Jersey and Montreal, Quebec. Evans supplied most of the tape measures sold by Sears, Roebuck & Co.

Their main facility in Elizabeth, New Jersey purchased in 1951, was the former home of the American Swiss File & Tool Company, which had been established in 1900 by Edward P. Reichhelm who had emigrated from Prussia, fought in the American civil war, and ultimate become a mechanical engineer.

Although we try to give an accurate description, remember, this is a vintage item and there may be small imperfections from age or flaws from production that we have not noticed or noted in the comments. We try to list all the deficiencies, marks etc. Please review ALL pictures closely.

If you are purchasing multiple items from our shop, we are happy to combine shipping and refund the difference.

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